Shamefully, this is nothing new, it has been investigated and reported many times over the years and scandalously the situation is still continuing. Remember how outraged we all were at the collapse of the Rana Plaza factory building in Bangladesh resulting in the death of 1100 workers?
I spent some time researching the rise of fast fashion and the consequences of mass production when studying for my textiles degree. For those that are interested here is a link to a copy of my essay written back in 2015
..... sadly it is clear that nothing much has changed.
As always, your comments are welcome.